duminică, 30 iunie 2013

Success 2013: Marius Copil, Romanian tennis player

Marius Copil (born October 17, 1990) is a Romanian tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour and a member of the Romanian Davis Cup team.

Career highlights


In September 2009 he received wild card access to the main draw of 2009 BCR Open Romania, where he defeated his fellow countryman Victor Crivoi in the first round, but he lost to Spaniard Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo in the second round.


In May 2010, Marius reached his first ATP Challenger Tour final at the Trofeo Paolo Corazzi as a qualifier. On his route to the final he won in three sets against Australian Bernard Tomic in the semifinals but eventually lost the final to German Denis Gremelmayr.


The year 2011 started very good for Marius. He reached his second Challenger final at the Tretorn Serie+ event in Kazan, Russia. In the final, he won against 4th seeded German, Andreas Beck, in straight sets.


Copil beat World No. 13 Marin Čilić in the first round at the China Open in Beijing. 

ATP Challenger Tour finals

Singles: 4 (2–2)

miercuri, 26 iunie 2013

Success 2013: Adrian Ungur, Romanian tennis player

Adrian Ungur (born January 25, 1985) is a Romanian tennis player who mainly competes on the ATP Challenger Tour. He is a member of the Romania Davis Cup Team and is coached by Fabrizio Fanucci. In June 2012, Ungur reached his career-high ATP singles ranking of World No. 79. His most notable result was a four set victory over David Nalbandian in the first round of the 2012 French Open.

Following some good results in Challenger events, Adrian was entered into the main draw at the 2012 French Open, his first main draw appearance at Grand Slam level. He beat former world number three David Nalbandian in the first round, before being defeated in four sets by Roger Federer in the second round – although he saved two match points in winning the third set.

Adrian Ungur is a Romanian tennis player who mainly competes on the ATP Challenger Tour. He is a member of the Romania Davis Cup Team and is coached by Fabrizio Fanucci.

Born: January 25, 1985 (age 28), Pitești
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 73 kg
Turned pro: 2003

luni, 24 iunie 2013

Success 2013: Victor Crivoi, Romanian tennis player

Victor Crivoi (born May 25, 1982) is a Romanian tennis player who lives in Bucharest. In 2005, he played in the International Tennis Federation's Professional Circuit and won seven titles.

As a result, he was named the ITF's "Player Of The Year" for 2005. At the end of 2005, he was ranked #269 by the ATP, up from #488 at the year's start. His career high ranking is #75, achieved on August 17, 2009.

In the 2009 Internazionali BNL d'Italia, as a qualifier, he beat 14th seed James Blake 7-5, 6-3 in the first round; he then lost to Robin Söderling.

He qualified for the 2009 French Open. He lost to Gaël Monfils in the second round.

Born: May 25, 1982 (age 31), Romania
Height: 1.85 m
Weight: 75 kg
Turned pro: 2003

vineri, 14 iunie 2013

Success 2013: Dumitru Hărădău, former Romanian tennis player. He reached the Davis Cup final in 1972

Dumitru Hărădău (born December 2, 1951) is a former Romanian tennis player. His highest ATP ranking was number 322 achieved on July 2, 1977. 

CV Dumitru Haradau
Numele si prenumele: Haradau Dumitru

Data si locul nasterii: 02.12.1951, Hunedoara

Domiciliul stabil: Bucuresti

Functia actuala: Director General FRT

Implicarea in activitatea Federatiei a adus o contributie majora de aprox. 40% - 50% la bugetul total al institutiei.

Din 2005 Director General Federatia Romana de Tenis

        Din 1996 - 2001, 2005   Vicepresedinte Federatia Romana de Tenis

Studii: Institutul de Educatie Fizica si Sport, Bucuresti, Specializare tenis

Activitate sportiva:

Titluri obtinute: 1972 - 1984 Component al echipei de Cupa Davis a Romaniei; Finala si semifinala de Cupa Davis si calificarea de 4 ori in sferturile Cupei Davis;

            Vicecampion Universitar;

            de 2 ori locul 3 la simplu in Europa;

            5 titluri de Campion Balcanic;

            Locul II in lume si III in Europa, clasament ITF, la peste 35 ani

1973 - 1977  Campion National al Romaniei

1970 - 1984  Participare ca sportiv la turnee internationale de tenis

Antrenor (inceputuri la varsta de 29 ani): primul jucator antrenat - Adrian Marcu

- antrenarea celor mai buni jucatori si jucatoare de tenis din Romania si din Europa

- cea mai buna clasare a unui jucator antrenat, Horst Skoff - 18 ATP;

- cea mai buna clasare a unei jucatoare antrenata, Raluca Sandu - 90 WTA (19 ani).


din 1996 - prezent            Director BCR Open Romania - Turneu ATP; Director Turneu ATP, Challenger Brasov; Membru ATP

din 2003 - prezent            Organizatorul meciurilor de Cupa Davis ale echipei Romaniei la tenis;

din 2003 - prezent            Participarea la toate actiunile (congrese, consfatuiri, intalniri) ale Federatiei Internationale de Tenis sau Tenis Europe.